New Photo Contest: Summer 2013

Well, summer has come to a close (although you’d never know it here in Spain, where the days are still hot and where I went for a midnight swim in the sea just a couple of nights ago), so it’s time for another FNFF Photo Competition! Send in your best snaps from the summer –…

A Morning in the Garden

Yesterday was a bit showery (we had outrageous thunderstorms in the evening), so G and I mostly just played it cool at home. During a break in the rain we went down to the garden to get out of the house, and had a marvelous time looking for critters and finding out what was in…

Word a Week Photo Challenge: Mountain

I haven’t participated in A Word in Your Ear’s photo challenge in a while, but when Sue’s dictionary dealt up ‘mountain’ this week, I got very excited indeed. What is it about mountains that draws people to them? Well, they’re beautiful. Yes, but why? Why do folks almost universally stand in awe when presented with…